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Scribbling women short stories by 19th century American women

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Published by Dent in London .
Written in English


  • American fiction -- 19th century.,
  • Short stories, American -- Women authors.,
  • Women -- United States -- Fiction.,
  • United States -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [504]-513).

Statementselected and introduced by Elaine Showalter ; consultant editor for this volume, Christophier Bigsby.
ContributionsShowalter, Elaine.
LC ClassificationsPS647.W6 S37 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxlii, 515 p. ;
Number of Pages515
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20955561M
ISBN 100460879383, 0460878603

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